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Maud Committee, 1940 - 1941

 Series
Reference Code: GBR/0014/CKFT 10

Scope and Contents

From the Fonds: Papers comprising laboratory notebooks, articles, lectures, correspondence and photographs.
Also includes records of the Kapitza Club, 1922-58 and 1966, and copy papers of the Maud Committee, 1940-1.
With offprints of papers by Ernest Rutherford, 1872-1913.

Dates

  • 1940 - 1941

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.

Biographical / Historical

The Maud Committee was established by the British Government in 1940 to investigate the possibility of developing a nuclear weapon and made its final report before disbanding in July 1941.

Extent

2 file(s)

Language of Materials

English

Finding aid date

2004-08-02 14:31:18+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

Contact:
Churchill Archives Centre
Churchill College
Cambridge Cambridgeshire CB3 0DS United Kingdom
+44 (0)1223 336087

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